Nifty likely to open higher.
Trends on SGX Nifty indicate a positive opening for the broader index in India, a rise of 10 points or 0.09 percent. Nifty futures were trading around 11,432- level on the Singaporean Exchange.
Asian markets: Asian markets are higher today as Chinese and Hong Kong shares show gains. The Shanghai Composite is up 0.04% while the Hang Seng is up 0.60%. The Nikkei 225 is not trading.
US Markets: Stock market closes higher as Dow has best day in 4 months.
European markets: European markets finished higher today with shares in France leading the region. The CAC 40 is up 0.83% while London's FTSE 100 is up 0.78% and Germany's DAX is up 0.61%.
Major Headlines of the day:
• Asian shares gain on US-China trade talks, lira recovers.
• Sebi cuts listing time for public issue of debt securities
• Rate hike to keep inflation below 4%: RBI MPC
Trend in FII flows:- The FIIs were Net Value of Rs -825.08 cash segment while the DIIs were Net Value of 133.78 per the provisional figures.
Securities in Ban For Trade Date 17-AUGUST-2018